Venice!!! What can I say?? the floating city built on an ancient lagoon along the Adriatic Sea in northeastern Italy. I mean, this city has been at the top of my bucket list as long as I can remember. I first came to learn about Venice from my high school literature classes through “Merchant of Venice” by … More Venice!! The floating magical city
In January this year when the cold had gotten to our nerves; we decided to escape to greener pastures. And what could be a better place than Lisbon!!! Fortunately, we were onto something; the weather was good and despite winter season; Lisbon didn’t disappoint. I have heard different experiences from people regarding Lisbon. Those who … More Sunny Lisbon in Grey and Winter Europe
One of the perks of living in Luxembourg is that you can reach Paris, Belgium and other cities in Germany within few hours I always thought Disneyland was for littles girls. I mean I watched Cinderella, dreamed of the fairy wedding in beautiful gown completely swept off my feet with Prince Charming. But, I grew up and realised … More Disneyland Paris… Anyone?
Coincidentally, I have never been around my mum during Mother’s Day since I turned 18yrs and as we celebrate Mother’s Day; I am amazingly lucky to have her as my mother. She is strong, kind hearted, God fearing, hardworking and above all strict. I mean; she ensured I grew up to be a responsible human being and those who know me … More Mother’s Day:An Appreciation to my Mum
Oslo, the capital of Norway, sits on the country’s southern coast at the head of the Oslofjord. Surrounded by mountains and the sea, the city has rich culture, history and has several museums I arrived at 5 pm in Oslo, it was all sunny 😉 lucky me, didn’t get the usual nordic cold weather At the university … More 48 hours in ….The beautiful Oslo
I wore this beautiful Pocho cape top made from Kitenge; an East African traditional fabric a few months ago while attending post wedding brunch I matched it with white jean trouser which gave it the desired compliment and a black thin belt; cementing the look The Pocho top can be worn with a matching belt like I did or without as Lucia … More Pocho Cape
You never truly miss a place until you leave. Travelling back to Senegal for the first time since 3 years ago was overwhelming. You know the butterflies you get in your stomach when you are excited, anxious worried etc… Those butterflies were all over my stomach… I remember looking through the plane and staring at … More A glimpse of Gorée Island
Porto is the first place I ever visited in Portugal way back in 2017. Our two years anniversary was coming up and I took it upon myself to chose the destination. Honestly, I had no idea about Porto except for the wine, warm weather and the fact that it was a city where one of … More Porto!!!
Hello and welcome to my blog. I am glad you are here; let’s get started on the journey of getting to know me!! Well.. my name is Nelly and this basically means you have met “The Nelly”. Young at heart, kind and generous. Equally humorous, honestly brutal and if you are lucky to know me… … More This is Me!!